Bach Hits Back / A Cappella Amadeus

Bach Hits Back / A Cappella Amadeus

by The Swingle Singers
     
 

This "two-fer" from the acclaimed French vocal troupe features Bach Hits Back and A Cappella Amadeus. Fans of the group's impeccable a cappella versions of classic Baroque, fugues, madrigals, and orchestral overtures will find much to love here, while those who pass the collective off as talented purveyors of whimsical novelty will only make it throughSee more details below

Overview

This "two-fer" from the acclaimed French vocal troupe features Bach Hits Back and A Cappella Amadeus. Fans of the group's impeccable a cappella versions of classic Baroque, fugues, madrigals, and orchestral overtures will find much to love here, while those who pass the collective off as talented purveyors of whimsical novelty will only make it through the first two or three tracks.

Product Details

Release Date:
05/05/1998
Label:
Erato
UPC:
0724356147225
catalogNumber:
61472

Tracks

Disc 1

  1. Ein' feste Burg
  2. Organ Fugue
  3. Prelude
  4. Chorale prelude
  5. Chorale
  6. Liebster Jesu, wir sind hier, chorale setting for 4 voices, BWV 373 (BC
  7. In dulci jubilo (I), chorale prelude for organ (Orgel-Büchlein No. 10),
  8. In dulci jubilo, chorale setting for 4 voices, BWV 368 (BC F110)
  9. Andante
  10. First movement
  11. Schafe können sicher weiden (Sheep may safely graze)
  12. Badinerie
  13. Fugue VIII
  14. Three-Part Invention (Sinfonia), for keyboard No. 11 in G minor, BWV 79
  15. Et resurrexit
  16. Bist du bei mir, aria arranged for voice & continuo (after Gottfried St
  17. Blute nur
  18. Alla Gigue
  19. Air
  20. Fugue for organ in G major, BWV 577 (BC J61)
  21. Es ist genug

Disc 2

  1. Overture
  2. I Molto allegro
  3. II Andante
  4. III Minuetto: allegretto
  5. IV Finale: Allegro assai
  6. Ave verum Corpus, motet for chorus, strings & organ, K. 618
  7. Finale
  8. Un' aura amorosa
  9. Finale: Rondo
  10. Finale
  11. Canzonetta
  12. Terzettino
  13. Gigue for piano in G major ("Eine kleine Gigue"), K. 574
  14. Andante
  15. Hostias
  16. Quam olim Abrahæ
  17. Finale: Alla turca
  18. Fantasia for piano in F minor (fragment), K. Anh. 32 (K. 383C)

Read More

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Swingle Singers   Primary Artist,Vocal Ensemble
Andrew Busher   Tenor (Vocal)
Heather Cairncross   Alto (Vocal)
Deryn Edwards   Soprano (Vocal)
Helen Massey   Soprano (Vocal)
Ben Parry   Bass (Vocal)
Jonathan Rathbone   Tenor (Vocal)
Linda Stevens   Alto (Vocal)
David Porter Thomas   Bass (Vocal)

Technical Credits

Johann Sebastian Bach   Composer
John Milner   Producer
Ben Parry   Arranger,Producer
Jonathan Rathbone   Producer
Annette Weber   Liner Note Translation
Ward Swingle   Arranger
Steve Barnett   Producer
Paula Kennedy   Liner Note Translation
Anne Weber   Liner Note Translation
Adelaide de Place   Liner Notes
Tryggve Tryggvason   Producer

Read More

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >